Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Manly

Learn about the unique charm of Manly with a stay in a private vacation home. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its boating and restaurants. The Gabba and Queen Street Mall are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Manly

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Manly has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wynumm Golf Club (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Doomben Racecourse (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Portside Wharf (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Eagle Farm Racecourse (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Nudgee Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Brisbane River Walk (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Manly

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Manly is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roma Street Parkland (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Fort Lytton National Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Colmslie Beach Reserve (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • New Farm Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Mowbray Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Wilson Outlook Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)

Transportation to and around Manly

The nearest airport is in Brisbane, QLD (BNE), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Brisbane Manly Station.

Where to stay around Manly?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 264 vacation rentals near Manly. From 66 Houses to 4 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Manly for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Manly?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 66 Houses in Manly. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Manly include:

  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Manly?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 123 vacation rentals with pool available in Manly. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.